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Workshop on
Computational Approaches to Semitic Languages


Sunday August 16, 1998, University of Montreal

Workshop Description

Although there exists a considerable body of CL research specifically targeted to Semitic languages, much of the work to date has been the result of initiatives undertaken by individual researchers or research establishments. A direct consequence is that there is comparatively little awareness amongst practitioners of either the state of the art as practiced outside their own locality, the common challenges faced by all practitioners, or the potential for developing a coordinated approach. The aims of this workshop are therefore:

Final Programme. Some papers online. COLING-ACL '98

Workshop Programme Committee

Michael Rosner, University of Malta, Malta (coordinator)

Ken Beesley, Xerox Research Centre Europe, France
Joe Caruana, University of Malta, Malta
Khalid Choukri, ELRA /ELDA, France
Yaacov Choueka, Bar Ilan University, Israel
Fathi Debili, CNRS-CELLMA (Paris) / IRMC, Tunisia
Ray Fabri, University of Malta, Malta
Mamoun Hattab, Arabic Textware, Amman, Jordan
George Kiraz, Bell Labs, USA
Chadia Moghrabi, Univerity of Moncton, Canada
Mori Rimon, Hebrew University, Israel


Mid-Med Bank, Malta


Michael Rosner: mros@cs.um.edu.mt
Mike Rosner (mros@cs.um.edu.mt)
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